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Bar Diligencia

Rua Nova 30, Coimbra, Portugal
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
1 week ago
“Authentic food, authentic Fado, incredible host! NOT TO BE MISSED”
18 May 2016
“This is a must-go in Coimbra: where FADO happens !”
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Portuguese, Bar, European, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Rua Nova 30, Coimbra, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Jorge is a huge asset to this bar/restaurant as his passion for what he does is evident. We were presented with amazing, delicious tapas style traditional Portuguese food, presented tastefully and served with passion. We arrived very early evening, without a booking. Jorge explained the...More

Thank JuanitaH4
Reviewed 18 May 2016

This place is very traditional in Coimbra. You should go there if you're visiting the city, you won't regret. You can have dinner and drink good wines while enjoying Fado, everynight. It's better to book a table.

1  Thank Juzynha
Reviewed 10 February 2016

It was Saturday night in winter. We come here because our hostel receptionist recommend us this place. Although we have to wait around 2 hours wandering around town to wait for the show, it was worth it. We really enjoy the show, the waiter is...More

Thank Prildy N
Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

So many beautiful places to go and great food to eat, but if you want to get the feel and vibe of Coimbra, you have to go to Bar Dilligencia to hear whoever is playing fado music that night. Josh, the owner and front man,...More

Thank MrWestalke82
Reviewed 18 May 2015

Had a really nice Fado evening, even though I unfortunately don't speak Portoguese ( I understand very little). The place is quite hidden from the main street, but definitely worth a visit for a drink and some music.

4  Thank Stefano F
Reviewed 3 November 2014 via mobile

While Coimbra is full of historical and beautiful monuments, an evening in Diligencia is to experience a living, vibrant part of its culture. We were welcomed into this intimate space by the host, a warm and friendly man who spoke fluent English, and served cherry...More

4  Thank David R
Reviewed 22 September 2014

I am so grateful that I went to Diligencia! It is very small, extremely intimate and cozy, the owners are kind, attentive and treat the guests as if they were old friends visiting their home. The music is incomparable. During the performance, which lasted from...More

4  Thank Mura K
Reviewed 29 May 2014

My wife and I were touring Portugal and stumbled upon this place in Coimbra. We enjoyed Fado played/sand by a great performer and also enjoyed a bottle of wine. It was fantastic. The proprietor, George, was very friendly and spoke impeccable English, making communication easy...More

3  Thank Shawn R
Reviewed 12 July 2013

Fado for locals. The native music of Portugal, with which guitarist and singers thrill the audience. It is great to see how the audience keeps silent, hears, feels, and hums the chorus ... Highly recommended!

1  Thank Rosangela_Pereira
Reviewed 23 January 2013

This is where to go to avoid the tourist orientated Fado. Its a little bar with odd decoration, it felt like sitting inside a giraffe - if you visit you will see what I mean. They do basic food, its cheap and tasty, and goes...More

1  Thank Reenby
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  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Portuguese, Bar, European, Pub
Meals
After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Nova 30, Coimbra, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Coimbra District  >  Coimbra
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Fado-Bar
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